Category Archives: watercolor

Saratoga Library in the spring

Saratoga in the Spring: Cherry Blossoms and Mustard Fields Continue reading

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Ink, Palette, Watercolor and Taxidermy

Jumping around, talking ink, watercolor, small palettes, conservation and hunting. On my way to Chico. Continue reading

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Persimmon 2019

Persimmons of 2019. Continue reading

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Poppies, Poppies and more Poppies!

Last week was poppy week. I taught a workshop based on a request to share this “loose and free” approach to flowers. What I loved most of all is that even though we all followed the same process and worked … Continue reading

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Pumpkins and Skulls

Boo! Continue reading

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Lake Shasta and Color Play

Almost every year, Labor Day weekend is spent with friends on a houseboat on Lake Shasta in Northern California. I didn’t draw very much this year, just some small vignettes and some color play. This first spread uses a new … Continue reading

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Channel Islands Sketches, Part 4

Last of the Channel Islands Sketches.
#channelislands #naturejournal Continue reading

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